FreeBSD : gnutls -- possible overflow/Denial of service vulnerabilities (aecee357-739e-11e1-a883-001cc0a36e12)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Mu Dynamics, Inc. reports :

The block cipher decryption logic in GnuTLS assumed that a record
containing any data which was a multiple of the block size was valid
for further decryption processing, leading to a heap corruption
vulnerability.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c010f5bf

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58423 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1573

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